Forms for Doctoral Students


Application for Candidacy
This form must be filed after completing all qualifying exams and after defending the dissertation proposal.

Doctoral Candidacy Progress Report


Degree Plan
This form must be filed by the conclusion of the first year.

Survey of Earned Doctorates
There is no term or date associated with this survey
The SED survey is only for Ph.D. Recipients

English Language Exception Request for Dissertation Form
For students proposing to write and defend a dissertation in a language other than English.

Doctoral Student Biographical Sample

Dissertation Formatting Guidelines Presentation

Dissertation Template - Word 97-2003 version
Dissertation Template - Word .docx version

Graduation Information Session Presentation

Help for Inserting Page Numbers

Instructions for Using the Thesis and Dissertation Template

ProQuest/UMI On-Line Dissertation Submission
Use this link to submit your dissertation for required publication

Dissertations at The University of Texas at El Paso
This is a search engine to browse through dissertations submitted by other UTEP students

Apostille Certification with the Secretary of State of the State of Texas